Long-term Side Effects of Cancer Treatment
You’ve done what you set out to do: achieve cancer remission. But sometimes treatment can have a lingering effect. Learn about some long-term effects of cancer treatment so you are prepared to discuss it with your healthcare team.
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Source: Cancer Support CommunityYour health after treatment may be different than it was before you started treatment, and you may find yourself having to manage new things you never had to previously. Here’s a list of the most common issues that people may experience, and how to manage them.
Source: Cancer Support CommunityStress and anxiety go hand-in-hand with a cancer diagnosis. Typically, people approach problems in 1 of 2 ways: actively working on them, or avoiding them. In general, active coping works better and is healthier.
Source: CancerCareThe end of treatment can bring a sense of relief, accomplishment, and joy, along with complex feelings about your journey. Find out more about the emotional effects of cancer treatment that you may not have had a chance to consider until after you finished treatment.
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